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Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

By Ace Collins
Published by Zondervan

Average Blogger Rating: 4.45 Stars

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On 12/13 kratzy wrote: A lot of people celebrate Christmas, but just as it is interesting to learn on how other countries celebrate the holiday because it teaches us something about the origin of the various traditions and also about how Christmas came about as a holiday season. This book will teach you about the history of ... Interesting collection of facts about various Christmas traditions

kratzy's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/12 JC Morrows wrote: Ace Collins not only writes wonderful fiction stories, he has put together a wonderful collection of stores about the wonderful traditions of our favorite time of the year! This beautiful book is the perfect keepsake to bring out and read form every year with your family. It is also a perfect Christmas ... What I’m Reading: Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

JC Morrows' Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/7 Michael Taylor wrote: “Stories Behind The Great Traditions Of Christmas” is a great little read on the different parts of Christmas we see around us (tree, lights, mistletoe, etc.) but do not know how they become part of the holiday. At almost 200 pages, the author has included much helpful information about the origins ... Stories Behind The Great Traditions Of Christmas

Michael's Rating:

5 Stars

On 12/6 Scarlet Bluefield wrote: Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins contains 26 chapters, each explaining how a Christmas tradition came to be. The traditions are listed in alphabetical order, and include Christmas cards, gifts, lights, poinsettias, and Santa Claus. I enjoyed this book. I like learning ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins: a Review

Scarlet Bluefield's Rating:

4 Stars

On 12/3 Lee Ann Perez wrote: Have you ever wondered about the traditions that we have around the Christmas season? And how they relate to the real reason for Christmas? This is something I have always found interesting. In Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas, author Ace Collins offers great learning. So many of ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas- review

Lee Ann's Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/29 Sarah Pilbeam wrote: The fascinating stories and origins behind Christmas traditions such as the colors of red and green, the Christmas tree, caroling, nativity scenes, the Yule log, gift-giving, stockings, advent wreaths, mistletoe, and holly. The cheer of a crackling hearth fire. Colorful cards from friends and loved ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas - Review

Sarah's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/24 Virginia Garrett wrote: Ace Collins has written a wonderful book, Stories behind the Great Traditions of Christmas. I love this book! There was so much I didn’t know about how some traditions were started. My favorite chapter was the last one and it was on Yule Logs. I had heard about them, but I was very clueless about ... T'is The Season

Virginia's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/20 Savannah Miller wrote: The cheer of a crackling hearth fire. Colorful cards from friends and loved ones. An evergreen tree festooned with ornaments.The golden traditions of Christmas—gifts, wreaths, stockings, carols, mistletoe, and more—infuse our celebration of the season with meaning and glowing memories. And, in ways ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Savannah's Rating:

5 Stars

On 11/20 Jonathan Stephens wrote: If you’ve ever wondered how certain Christmas traditions got started, this might be the book you’ve been looking for. Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas by Ace Collins is a beautiful little book with classic looking illustrations by Clint Hansen. The book is divided into 26 chapters ... Book Review: “Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas” by Ace Collins

Jonathan Stephens' Rating:

4 Stars

On 11/18 Via Bella wrote: Omg, you guys--- I can't WAIT until the holidays!!!  They are my favourite time of year and I will be hosting a full series of giveaways to celebrate with you! In fact, I just got off the phone with a friend who is going to have me review her new holiday craft business & I can't wait because ... Stories Behind the Great Traditions of Christmas

Via Bella's Rating:

4 Stars